Three-star general to
A retired three-star general who commanded U. S. Air Force units in the air war over Kosovo and Afghanistan will be guest speaker at the Sun Lakes Aero Club (SLAC) gathering Monday, April 21 at the Sun Lakes Country Club. The public is invited to attend.
Vern M. “Rusty” Findley II will give a power-point presentation detailing
his units’ roles in the conflicts. During Operation Allied Force, the air
Now that he has retired, Gen. Findley said he would also be able to discuss the political ramifications of the operations of the units he commanded.
Findley will become the highest-ranking USAF officer ever to address the SLAC
audience. He retired Dec. 1, 2011 as vice commander, Air Mobility
Command, Scott Air Force Base,
Gen. Findley is a command pilot with more than 3,800 flying hours in KC-135, T-37, T-38, C-130 C-17A and C-21 aircraft.
Now in its 18th year, SLAC
sponsors programs the third Monday each month November through April at the